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Recipe Round-Up: Late Summer/Early Fall 2017

Recipe Round-Up: Late Summer/Early Fall 2017

It’s been a long summer in NYC, and a hot kitchen in my fifth-floor walk-up that lacks central air. A little heat never stopped me from cooking, though. In June, I reviewed a number of recipes I’d tried over the course of a month. Throughout […]

SoulCycle

SoulCycle

SoulCycle. It’s a workout, a lifestyle, a brand, and a mental state. #Ad Just kidding. But seriously, this class is a workout, a stress reliever, and a pep talk all in one. I’m not even a huge fan of spin classes, and I love it […]

Bachelorette Week 10 – I Waited Ten Weeks For This?

Bachelorette Week 10 – I Waited Ten Weeks For This?

Well gang, we’ve made it to the end of the road and it is BLEAK. In case you missed it and haven’t been on the internet all week, Rachel and Peter broke up prior to the final rose ceremony because he wasn’t willing to propose. […]

Warrior Bridge Yoga

Warrior Bridge Yoga

While living in DC, I took many Rocket Yoga classes. Contrary to what you might think, rocket yoga isn’t yoga on another planet; it’s a subset of ashtanga yoga that’s a bit less rigid and more playful–think lots of arm balances and inversions. Upon moving […]

Bachelorette Weeks 8/9 – The Boys Are Back In Town

Bachelorette Weeks 8/9 – The Boys Are Back In Town

Welcome back everyone! As you may have noticed, I didn’t recap Fantasy Suite week–partially because it was boring as hell and partially because I’m lazy as hell. But after the snoozefest of Life Without Dean, never fear, I’m back to recap the past two weeks […]

Five NYC Based Dance Cardio Fitness Studios To Try This Summer (And Why)

Five NYC Based Dance Cardio Fitness Studios To Try This Summer (And Why)

Motivating yourself to work out during the summer is tough. You might be traveling more than usual, and the nice weather means you’d rather be outside than stuck in a gym. Basically, it’s more important than ever to make sure your workout is FUN–and what’s […]

Bachelorette Week 7: Namaste On The Floor Because There’s No Furniture

Bachelorette Week 7: Namaste On The Floor Because There’s No Furniture

We’ve made it to hometowns! This week, Rachel really lives the dream and leaves her European adventure to travel to equally exotic Baltimore, Miami, Wisconsin, and Colorado. OVERALL STANDINGS Dean’s List – 1300 points Whaboom Goes My Heart – 1260 points Colorblind? – 1120 points Will […]

Shadowbox

Shadowbox

Boxing workouts are super popular right now in NYC. They’re an amazing full-body workout and a great way to relieve stress after a long workday. Boutique boxing studios have been popping up left and right, each with a unique approach to the workout. Enter Shadowbox–a […]

Bachelorette Week 6: The Calm Before The Hometowns

Bachelorette Week 6: The Calm Before The Hometowns

This week, Rachel channels her inner Olivia Pope, rocking a white turtleneck and balancing a multitude of successful, attractive men. She didn’t have the signature Olivia Pope glass of wine, but it’s cool because I drank an entire bottle #teamwork OVERALL STANDINGS Dean’s List (Emily) – […]

Recipe Round-Up: June 2017

Recipe Round-Up: June 2017

I love cooking almost as much as I love Sweetgreen, and I try to make a couple of new recipes each month based on what I’ve bookmarked on Pinterest. Below are some of the recipes I’ve made recently (linked to the originals–unless noted, none are […]